Strong recovery in oil and gas volumes likely in FY22: ICRA

Strong recovery in oil and gas volumes likely in FY22: ICRA

🕔18:41, 9.Jan 2021

Mumbai, Jan 9  The domestic demand for petroleum products is expected to increase at a healthy rate of 8 to 10 per cent in FY22 on a year-on-year basis, ratings agency ICRA said in a report. Accordingly, the report said

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PRESIDENT OF INDIA VIRTUALLY ADDRESSES THE VALEDICTORY SESSION OF 16TH PRAVASI BHARATIYA DIVAS CONVENTION

PRESIDENT OF INDIA VIRTUALLY ADDRESSES THE VALEDICTORY SESSION OF 16TH PRAVASI BHARATIYA DIVAS CONVENTION

🕔18:15, 9.Jan 2021

Our Diaspora is our face to the world, and champions India’s cause on the global stage. It has always come to India’s aid, whether it is for advocacy regarding international issues of concern to India, or contributing to the Indian

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Covid vaccination drive to kick off in India on Jan 16

Covid vaccination drive to kick off in India on Jan 16

🕔17:42, 9.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 9  The Union Health Ministry said on Saturday that the much-awaited coronavirus vaccination drive will kick off on January 16. “It was decided that in view of the forthcoming festivals, including Lohri, Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Magh Bihu

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‘WHO-led COVAX initiative secures contracts of 2bn COVID-19 vaccine doses’

‘WHO-led COVAX initiative secures contracts of 2bn COVID-19 vaccine doses’

🕔17:41, 9.Jan 2021

Geneva, Jan 9 COVAX, an international initiative for Covid-19 vaccines led by the World Health Organization (WHO), has secured contracts of 2 billion doses, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said. “We are ready. COVAX is ready. Countries are ready,” Tedros declared

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Govt issues norms for airlines to carry Covid vaccine

Govt issues norms for airlines to carry Covid vaccine

🕔17:26, 9.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 9  The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on Friday issued guidelines to airlines and other aircraft operators for transportation of Covid-19 vaccines. As per the guidelines, authorised airlines can carry the vaccine packed in dry ice

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IndianOil Celebrates Customer’s Day

IndianOil Celebrates Customer’s Day

🕔17:18, 9.Jan 2021

Mumbai, January9:India’s premier oil and gas marketing company, IndianOil celebrated January 9 as IndianOil Customers Day, thankingits valuable customers whose patronage has made the Corporation the Nation’s preferred energy partner. The annual Customers Day event was held at IndianOil petrol

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Chief Minister of Odisha and Minister for Petroleum, Natural Gas & Steel jointly launch Bindu Sagar Lake Cleaning project at Bhubaneswar

Chief Minister of Odisha and Minister for Petroleum, Natural Gas & Steel jointly launch Bindu Sagar Lake Cleaning project at Bhubaneswar

🕔17:15, 9.Jan 2021

New Delhi, 9th January 2021: Shri Naveen Patnaik, Chief Minister of Odisha and Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister for Petroleum, Natural Gas and Steel today jointly launched the Bindu Sagar Lake Cleaning Project at Ekamra Khetra, Bhubaneswar. This CSR initiative of IndianOil in

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Modi lauds Indian diaspora for contribution during Covid-19

Modi lauds Indian diaspora for contribution during Covid-19

🕔14:23, 9.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 9  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday lauded the contributions made by the Indian diaspora community to aid the country’s fight against the coronavirus pandemic. “The Indian diaspora helped in the country’s fight against the pandemic by

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India has strongest and most vibrant democracy, says Modi

India has strongest and most vibrant democracy, says Modi

🕔14:21, 9.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 9  Emphasizing that the whole of India stands together, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said the country has the strongest and most vibrant democracy in the world. “When India got independence, it was said that the

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Govt to give discount to investors using digital mode under gold bond scheme

Govt to give discount to investors using digital mode under gold bond scheme

🕔14:20, 9.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 9  The government will give a discount of Rs 50 per gram under its gold bond scheme to investors who apply online and the payment is made through digital mode. As per a statement from the Finance

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Petrol, diesel prices remain unchanged for 2nd consecutive day

Petrol, diesel prices remain unchanged for 2nd consecutive day

🕔14:19, 9.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan. Jan 9  Oil marketing companies decided to keep fuel prices unchanged on Saturday even though oil prices in global markets remained firm with benchmark Brent crude within a whisker of $56 a barrel mark. Accordingly, petrol prices

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Reliance Infra completes sale of entire 74% shareholding in Parbati Koldam Transmission Company Limited to India Grid Trust

Reliance Infra completes sale of entire 74% shareholding in Parbati Koldam Transmission Company Limited to India Grid Trust

🕔14:18, 9.Jan 2021

Mumbai, Jan 9  Reliance Infrastructure Limited (RInfra) on Saturday announced the successful completion of sale of its entire 74 per cent equity stake in Parbati Koldam Transmission Company Limited (PKTCL) to India Grid Trust (IndiGrid) for an enterprise value of

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Only purchase of jewellery above Rs 2 lakh needs mandatory KYC

Only purchase of jewellery above Rs 2 lakh needs mandatory KYC

🕔14:15, 9.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 9 Department of Revenue (DoR) has clarified that any purchase of gold, silver, jewellery or precious gems and stones below Rs 2 lakh does not require PAN or Aadhaar of a customer as a mandatory KYC document. Sources

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Pandemic Relief: Covid-19 treatment may qualify for tax deduction benefits

Pandemic Relief: Covid-19 treatment may qualify for tax deduction benefits

🕔11:38, 9.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Continuing with its pandemic relief initiatives, the government may extend income tax deduction benefits for Covid-19 treatment to individuals not covered under any health insurance. Sources said that several pre-budget proposals for providing tax relief for

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Government to publicise 42 reforms it has brought

Government to publicise 42 reforms it has brought

🕔09:56, 9.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 9  The Narendra Modi government has come up with a list of 42 big reforms or initiatives it has brought after coming to power in 2014 for the betterment of the country. The government has decided to

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‘Incredibly accomplished’ Indian Americans on Biden national security team

‘Incredibly accomplished’ Indian Americans on Biden national security team

🕔09:55, 9.Jan 2021

New York, Jan 9  US President-elect Joe Biden, continuing to fill out top posts to align with a diverse country’s shifting demographics, on Friday appointed to his national security council “incredibly accomplished” Indian Americans who will serve under National Security

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Tomar hopeful of solution in 9th round of talks

Tomar hopeful of solution in 9th round of talks

🕔09:53, 9.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 9  The eight round of talks between the farmers’ leaders and the government remained inconclusive, however, Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar is hopeful of a solution in the ninth round of talks. The next round of

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PM to meet CMs on Monday over Covid vaccine rollout

PM to meet CMs on Monday over Covid vaccine rollout

🕔09:51, 9.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 9  With the Covid-19 vaccination drive expected to commence next week, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to chair a meeting with the Chief Ministers of all the states. The meeting is likely to be held at

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US-India partnership one of the most consequential relationships of 21st century

US-India partnership one of the most consequential relationships of 21st century

🕔09:50, 9.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 9  US Ambassador to India Kenneth Juster, Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri and Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Friday took part in the groundbreaking event for a new Chancery building for the US Embassy in

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Indian Consulate in Dubai to celebrate virtual Pravasi Bharatiya Divas

Indian Consulate in Dubai to celebrate virtual Pravasi Bharatiya Divas

🕔09:48, 9.Jan 2021

Dubai, Jan 9  The Indian Consulate in Dubai will on Saturday celebrate the 16th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD), the Non-Resident Indians (NRI) Day Convention, in a virtual format due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Earlier, the biennial event witnessed the

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